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DBMS > Apache Drill vs. Apache Druid vs. EventStoreDB vs. TerarkDB

System Properties Comparison Apache Drill vs. Apache Druid vs. EventStoreDB vs. TerarkDB

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NameApache Drill  Xexclude from comparisonApache Druid  Xexclude from comparisonEventStoreDB  Xexclude from comparisonTerarkDB  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionSchema-free SQL Query Engine for Hadoop, NoSQL and Cloud StorageOpen-source analytics data store designed for sub-second OLAP queries on high dimensionality and high cardinality dataIndustrial-strength, open-source database solution built from the ground up for event sourcing.A key-value store forked from RocksDB with advanced compression algorithms. It can be used standalone or as a storage engine for MySQL and MongoDB
Primary database modelDocument store
Relational DBMS
Relational DBMS
Time Series DBMS
Event StoreKey-value store
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Score3.00
Rank#108  Overall
#21  Document stores
#56  Relational DBMS
Score2.22
Rank#128  Overall
#64  Relational DBMS
#9  Time Series DBMS
Score1.25
Rank#176  Overall
#1  Event Stores
Score0.15
Rank#345  Overall
#50  Key-value stores
Websitedrill.apache.orgdruid.apache.orgwww.eventstore.comgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdb
Technical documentationdrill.apache.org/­docsdruid.apache.org/­docs/­latest/­designdevelopers.eventstore.comgithub.com/­Terark/­terarkdb/­wiki
DeveloperApache Software FoundationApache Software Foundation and contributorsEvent Store LimitedTerark
Initial release2012201220122016
Current release1.20.2, August 202224.0.1, November 202221.2, February 2021
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache Version 2Open Source infoApache license v2Open Sourcecommercial inforestricted open source version available
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenononono
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Implementation languageJavaC++
Server operating systemsLinux
OS X
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Linux
Windows
Data schemeschema-freeyes infoschema-less columns are supportedschema-free
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyesyesno
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.nonono
Secondary indexesnoyesno
SQL infoSupport of SQLSQL SELECT statement is SQL:2003 compliantSQL for queryingno
APIs and other access methodsJDBC
ODBC
RESTful HTTP API
JDBC
RESTful HTTP/JSON API
C++ API
Java API
Supported programming languagesC++Clojure
JavaScript
PHP
Python
R
Ruby
Scala
C++
Java
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functionsnono
Triggersnonono
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesShardingSharding infomanual/auto, time-basednone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesyes, via HDFS, S3 or other storage enginesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyesnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynonono
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanonono
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayesyesyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentDepending on the underlying data sourceyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.Depending on the underlying data sourcenoyes
User concepts infoAccess controlDepending on the underlying data sourceRBAC using LDAP or Druid internals for users and groups for read/write by datasource and systemno

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